CHECK-AT is the new platform where you can learn more about the easy and uncomplicated verification of the most important security features of the new ID card. Check analogue with the CHECK-AT website or digital & analogue with the CHECK-AT app.

Security features

The new ID card comes with a large number of new security features that forgers will find near-impossible to imitate.

The most prominent security features include the chip already known from the passport; the significantly enlarged image on the front or the laser tilted image.

The new security features also include the new QR code, which stores the name, the photo depicted on the ID card and the "MRZ" ("Machine Readable Zone"). You can easily and securely check the new QR code digitally using the free CHECK-AT app. All the information given in the QR code is also shown on the ID card and enables a quick comparison.

Available as app

The CHECK-AT app will be your digital support for the uncomplicated verification of the new Austrian ID card from 2 August 2021. Use the app to check the QR code and other security features easily and securely on the latest generation of the Austrian ID card. Download the CHECK-AT app now for free.

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